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The streamgaging station, Plum Island River at Plum Island, MA (42475200491701), was discontinued October 1, 2017 due to insufficient funds. This station has operated continuously since August 2015 and has provided river stage and discharge data to numerous Federal, State, and local water-management agencies to monitor and manage water resources.
If any Federal, State or local agencies are
interested in providing the additional funds needed to continue operation of
this streamflow gaging station,
Richard Verdi, Chief of Hydrologic Surveillance, New England Water Science Center
29’42.23", long 71°
43’18.96", Worcester County, Hydrologic Unit 01070004, on
right bank 150 ft downstream from I-190 northbound bridge, 0.8 mi
upstream from Wekepeke Brook near Leominster.
DRAINAGE AREA.--110 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--September 1935 to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder with satellite telemeter. Elevation of gage is 265 ft above North American Vertical Datum, 1988, from digital map.
REMARKS.--Flow regulated by mills, reservoirs, and waste-water treatment plants upstream. Flow affected by diversions from 2.1 mi2 above outlet of Ashby Reservoir for municipal use. Prior to Dec. 15, 2006, gage located 0.5 mi upstream old mill dam at different datum.
COOPERATION BY-- Massachusetts Department Of Conservation and Recreation, Office of Water Resources.
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Value Nov 19